Letter from Venetia Cox to B. T. Cox


Title
Letter from Venetia Cox to B. T. Cox
Description
A handwritten letter from Venetia Cox in Hankou, China, to her mother B. T. Cox in Winterville, North Carolina. Venetia discusses learning to read Chinese and struggling with the characters; a recent church union conference with Bishop Roots and Dr. Saunders; troubles with laundry and clothing; and briefly mentions the commonality of dysentery among Westerners in the area. A native of Winterville, Venetia Cox was an Episcopal missionary music teacher in mainland China between 1917 and 1950.
Date
July 21, 1918
Original Format
letters
Extent
20cm x 25cm
Local Identifier
0263-s1-b1-fe
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Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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